Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 01:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||146° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.79 meters/second, 1583.3 km/hour, 983.8 miles/hour or 854.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.9"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 52.6"||983.69 mi||west||0° 09' 05.1"||10.41 mi||north||983.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 08.4"||762.88 mi||east||3° 18' 57.6"||227.98 mi||north||791.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 3:36 PM||1590 km||988 miles||859 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:36 PM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Thu 3:36 PM||3270 km||2032 miles||1766 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Thu 1:36 PM||3547 km||2204 miles||1915 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:36 PM||3600 km||2237 miles||1944 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Thu 2:36 PM||3676 km||2284 miles||1985 nm|| NW|
|San Francisco||Thu 5:36 PM||3742 km||2325 miles||2020 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Thu 5:36 PM||3779 km||2348 miles||2040 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 3:36 PM||3937 km||2446 miles||2126 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Fri 3:36 PM||3977 km||2471 miles||2147 nm|| SW|
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